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ZIP Code 18707

Primary City:Mountain Top, PA (View All Cities)
County: Luzerne County
Timezone: Eastern (8:10pm)
Area code: 570 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -75.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 18707

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 18707. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 18707. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 18707, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Mountain Top, PA
Acceptable:
Nuangola, Wilkes Barre

Stats and Demographics for the 18707 ZIP Code

ZIP code 18707 is located in east Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 18707 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 18707 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,557
Population Density 313 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,229
Median Home Value $189,500
Land Area 49.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,821
Median Household Income $75,613

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male37949757357331428234650958574765856153033227019612690
Female412502557532270285404550621743671564550337303253196239
Total7919991,1301,1055845677501,0591,2061,4901,3291,1251,080669573449322329

Gender

 Male 7,568 49%
 Female 7,989 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,688 94.4%
 Black Or African American 144 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 461 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 113 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 141 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner253631,0151,4231,174657401123
Renter4112911311873667327
Total664921,1281,5411,247723474150

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,798 65%
 Single Guardian 683 12%
 Singles 1,125 19%
 Singles With Roommate 215 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,743 64%
 Households with Kids 2,078 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5980858311383104101961181031221161141401351151097477
Female877289891021001088510796109109117126117121134946655
Total146152174172215183212186203214212231233240257256249203140132

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 18707 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 18707 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 18707 real estate data, the median home value of $189,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 18707. Rentals in 18707 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 18707 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,353 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 192 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,609 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,572 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 640 10%
 Households Vacant 408 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 65 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 162 40%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 124 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 115 19.2%
 2 Bedroom 235 39.3%
 3+ Bedroom 246 41.1%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $75,613 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 18707 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 18707 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,065 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,910 23%
 No Earnings 3,721 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,065 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,910 23%
 No Earnings 3,721 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,629 93.2%
 Public transportation 51 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 201 2.5%
 Worked at Home 304 3.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 18707 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 184 3%
 High School Graduate 2,606 48%
 Associate's degree 550 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,208 22%
 Master's degree 488 9%
 Professional school degree 284 5%
 Doctorate degree 95 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,801 82.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 484 14.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 125 3.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 18707

ZIP Code 18707 is in the Crestwood School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 18707.

Fairview Elementary School
117 Spruce St
Mountaintop, PA 18707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Crestwood School District
Rice Elementary School
3700 Church Rd
Mountain Top, PA 18707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Crestwood School District
Crestwood Ms
281 South Mountain Blvd
Mountaintop, PA 18707
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Crestwood School District
Crestwood High School
281 South Mountain Blvd
Mountain Top, PA 18707
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Crestwood School District
St Jude School
422 S Mountain Blvd
Mountain Top, PA 18707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wyoming Valley Sda Elementary
476 3rd St
Mountain Top, PA 18707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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